97 items found
Collection ID is exactly "1" AND Ethnicity or Nationality is exactly "Jewish American"
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette (3/4" tape). 20 minutes. Bronsztein played klezmer music on the clarinet; Rodriguez played the Venezuelan harp.
Collection
1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)

1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)

Date
1986-05-24
Description
One video cassette. (3/4" tape) 20 minutes.
Collection
Bar mitsvah ceremony

Bar mitsvah ceremony

Date
1985-08
Description
Five color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Bread at Paramount bakery

Bread at Paramount bakery

Date
1985-08
Description
Two color slides. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Dade Senior Citizens Orchestra rehearsing

Dade Senior Citizens Orchestra rehearsing

Date
1985-08
Description
Two color slide. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1985 and 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Ethnic Men Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Ethnic Men Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)

Date
1990-05-27
Description
One reel to reel recording. Discussion of how men from various cultures (Jewish, Haitian, Greek, and Trinidadian) celebrate holidays and special events. Gombos was from Tarpon Springs, Shapiro from Orlando, Cousuillant and Reyes from Miami. Each year at the Florida Folk Festival, the Florida Folklife Program emphasized a particular culture, tradtions, or geographic area. In 1990, they emphasized celebrations of various Florida groups. including Haitians, Trinidadians, Greeks, and Jewish peoples.
Collection
Florette Semigran making prayer shawls (tallitot)

Florette Semigran making prayer shawls (tallitot)

Date
1985-08-15
Description
Four color slides. Images of Semigran's hand woven Jewish prayer shawls. Jewish tradition is to wear fringes on the corners of four-cornered garments. Since this is no longer a commonly worn type of garment, it is customary to wear a Tallit, a prayer shawl, during morning services. A Tallit can be made from any material and can be any color. The Dade Folk Arts Survey was conducted in 1986 by folklorists Tina Bucuvalas, Nancy Nusz and Laurie Sommers in order to identify folk arts and folk artists for the special folklife area at the 34th Annual Florida Folk Festival. The traditions are mainly Haitian, Jamaican, Mexican, Bahamian, Cuban and Jewish and cover a wide range of skills and art forms.
Collection
Folklife in South Florida

Folklife in South Florida

Date
1985-08
Description
One proof sheet with twenty-four black and white images. 1: Limone Joseph playing Haitian music; 2-5: Salma Sinclair, Lebanese/Jamaican, of West Palm Beach making peas and rice; 6-7: Salma Sinclair embroidering; 8-9: Miami architecture; 10-11: Jesus Rodriguez, of Miami, playing the Venezuelan harp; 12-13: Nancy Greenburg, of Miami, creating Ketubah (Jewish Marriage contracts); 14: Roy Lee Walker of Kendall, Florida performing a shoe-shine rag; 15-21: images of a bar mitzvah ceremony.
Collection
Folklorist Merri Belland interviewing Nancy Greenberg at the First Annual South Florida Folklife Festival (1986)

Folklorist Merri Belland interviewing Nancy Greenberg at the First Annual South Florida Folklife Festival (1986)

Date
1988-03
Description
Two color slides. Sponsored by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida, the festival was held at the Metro-Dade Cultural Center. In 1987, the name of the festival was changed to the Traditions Festival.
Collection
Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)

Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)

Date
1986-05-23
Description
One reel to reel recordings. (Copied onto C86-75.) The folklife area in 1986 focused on Miami-Dade, which stemmed from fieldwork work on the 1986 Miami-Dade Folklife Survey, conducted by Lauri Sommers, Tina Bucuvalas, and Nancy Nusz.
Collection
Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (2 of 17)Moving ImageMusicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Arts, Venezuelan
Venezuelan Americans
Harp music
Harps
String instruments
Musical instruments
Arts, Jewish
Klezmer music
Jewish Americans
Harpists
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1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)1986 Florida Folk Festival (9 of 17)Moving ImageSingers
Musicians
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Performing arts
Music performance
Singing
Klezmer music
Clarinet music
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Music Latin America
Bands (Music)
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Bar mitsvah ceremonyBar mitsvah ceremonyStill ImageFieldwork
Rites and ceremonies
Bar mitzvah
Jewish Americans
Religion
Judaism
Jews
Rites of passage
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Bread at Paramount bakeryBread at Paramount bakeryStill ImageFieldwork
Merchants
Bread
Kosher food
Jews
Jewish Americans
Stores, retail
Cookery, Jewish
Food industry and trade
Community enterprise
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Dade Senior Citizens Orchestra rehearsingDade Senior Citizens Orchestra rehearsingStill ImageFieldwork
Music performance
Jewish Americans
Music rehearsals
Musical instruments
Musicians
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a_s1576_t90-088Ethnic Men Holiday Traditions Workshop at the 1990 Florida Folk Festival (Florida Folklife Area)SoundFolk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Demonstrations
Carnivals
Holidays and festivals
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Florette Semigran making prayer shawls (tallitot)Florette Semigran making prayer shawls (tallitot)Still ImageFieldwork
Craft
Material culture
Weaving
Textile arts
Judaism
Religious art
Religion
Shawls
Jews
Women weavers
Weavers
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Folklife in South FloridaFolklife in South FloridaStill ImageKetubah
Marriage contracts
Jews United States
Harps
Musical instruments
Religious rites
Food habits
Food preparation
Shoe shiners
Artisans
Musicians
Harpists
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Folklorist Merri Belland interviewing Nancy Greenberg at the First Annual South Florida Folklife Festival (1986)Folklorist Merri Belland interviewing Nancy Greenberg at the First Annual South Florida Folklife Festival (1986)Still ImageFieldwork
Festivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Interviewing
Jewish Americans
Artists
Folklorists
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a_s1576_t86-032Friday performances at the 1986 Florida Folk Festival (Folklife Stage) (Reel 11)SoundFestivals
Folk festivals
Folklore revival festivals
Special events
Workshops (Adult education)
Russian Americans
Vaudeville
Music performance
Arts, Jewish
Jewish Americans
Jokes
Piano music
Comedy
Performers
Comedians
Musicians
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